Program(s): Sli Precollege, Sli Undergrad
This course has been cancelled for Summer 2023.
*Taught Online* Summer Intermediate Chinese is an 8-week course designed for students who have already completed one year of college-level study of Modern Chinese (Mandarin). Students at Intermediate level will be able to create with language and carry on the conversations on various topics about daily life and community in this course. They will also have opportunities to reach the beginning of Advanced level and perform some tasks like narrating experience, describing a place, elaborate opinion on community topics, etc. Listening, speaking, reading, and writing are equally emphasized, and materials from Chinese culture will also be incorporated into the course. Class will meet for five three-hour periods a week, with additional speaking practice during the afternoon.
Remote or Residential
This intensive summer Chinese course requires students to spend several additional hours per day preparing for class through drill sessions, independent study, and other activities.
Prerequisite of CHIN 10300 or equivalent; non-UChicago students should schedule placement counseling with department.
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